• Special Needs Dog Gets Her First Puppuccino Ever!
    Rocky Kanaka (Animal Advocate): Meet Freddy Mercury. Up until now, she’s had it pretty rough, that’s why today she’s getting her very own dog’s day out and this is her first ever Pappuccino. “You already going in for it? We gotta go park <laugh>. She’s so happy. Hold on darling. We gotta go. We gotta […]
  • Shelter Dog Finally Got Adopted But Then This Happened…
    [Rocky Kanaka] I don’t know what happened to Penny, but, I do know that I have to find out. And I know you probably want to know too. I mean, millions of people saw her video, because, that moment of compassion, where she decided to trust me. ♪ Times that I’ve seen you lose your […]
  • Beagle Who Spent Entire Life in Testing Lab Finally gets a Family
    Video Transcript Rocky Kanaka: They didn’t even give her a name. They only gave her a tattoo. CMF CWJ. ♪ I’ve been holding on ♪ ♪ To hope that you come back ♪ ♪ When you can find some peace ♪ Rocky: She’s one and a half years old and this was likely used to […]
  • Surprising a Shelter Dog with 1,000 Toys!
    Learn more about Barney! https://rockykanaka.com/adoption/barney/ VIDEO TRANSCRIPT 3, 2, 1, go get ’em. Today, we’re surprising a shelter dog with 1000 dog toys. And that’s a big deal because this Doberman right here named Barney, has had it pretty rough. See those marks around his muzzle that most likely means his mouth was taped shut. […]
  • Behind The Scenes with Rocky Kanaka
    In the behind, the scenes video above Rocky gives his perspective on his new video about shelter dogs.   This week my team and I shot a short video at the Rancho Coastal Humane Society and I couldn’t be more excited to show it to you all when it’s ready. The film stars a young […]
  • Meet Kobe – A Wiggly Blind Cane Corso Puppy With A Heart of Gold.
    Kobe is a cane corso puppy who is one of the biggest, sweetest, floppiest puppies around! It is hard to imagine why someone would pay all kinds of money to a breeder, just to dump him when they found out he had a few health issues. Tye with Reversed Rescue heard about Kobe from their […]
  • Stray Dog With Cord Embedded In His Waist Gets 2nd Chance
    Want to Adopt Homer? Here’s his adoption application. After months of living on the streets, Camp Golden Years, a dog rescue in Tehachapi CA was able to catch this scared dog and get him into a safe environment.  It was apparent that Homer had little interaction with humans and what he had experienced was likely […]
  • Adopt Bosco
    Meet Bosco. He’s a 10 year old Cane Corso and a mellow couch potato who is slightly shy when you first meet him.  But once he gets to know you he wiggles his whole butt and does a happy dance every time he sees you! Bosco used to live with two small schnauzers and did […]
  • I broke this shelter dog out for Thanksgiving!
    Video Transcript Rocky Kanaka (Animal Advocate): Good morning in Los Angeles right now. And if you saw my last video, I said I have a tough decision to make with Winky the dog. “I Fell in love with Winky… She’s been through such a tough time. She hasn’t been adopted yet, so should she be […]
  • Blind Rescue Dog Plays in Ocean For First Time
    MEET GARBANZO Apply to adopt Garbanzo here http://bit.ly/Adopt-garbanzo ❤️Donate to help Garbanzo (special needs dogs take 4x longer to adopt) http://bit.ly/help-garbanzo Garbanzo is a 15-month-old Border Collie mix who’s about 90% blind and walks with a little wobble. Rescuers think his blindness may have been caused by an illness at a young age (like Distemper) or […]
  • 160 dogs rescued from one house – Heartbreaking story. Happy ending!
    Thanks to everyone for the outpouring of love and support for Blossom and for those of you who applied to adopt her. Blossom was adopted but a wonderful person, we couldn’t be happier! yay happy dance.  You can check out her entire journey in the videos above. Blossom was victim of a crime called Animal […]
  • Rescue Dog Chained Up For Years Gets Free Bear Hugs | Amazing Reaction
    4/10/18- Checkout the Pupdate on Herschel here: https://rockykanaka.com/herschel-pupdate/ Herschel, a five year old German Shepherd, who looks like a giant teddy bear, has had a pretty miserable life so far. Chained up and neglected in a backyard for much of his life, his teeth are whittled down from constant gnawing on the chains that held him […]
  • Badly Injured Pit Bull Transforms into Happy Butterfly When Given Love
    Meet Maple. Just a puppy Maple was found under an overpass in Tehachapi CA with severe lacerations and puncture wounds. Maple was in so much pain she was constantly crying. But luckily for Maple Marley’s Mutts, a rescue organization, stepped in and got her the medical treatment she needed.  It was going to be a long road to […]
  • First Christmas
    THE CUTEST RESCUE DOGS ALL COMING TOGETHER FOR THEIR FIRST CHRISTMAS. You will not believe how adorable these dogs are even though they had it pretty rough until they were rescued by Marley’s Mutts. Help me raise funds for Marley’s Mutts here: https://www.gofundme.com/rockykanaka Special thanks to the following companies for their donations: FuzzYard (Awesome jacket, […]
  • Dog Rescue Surprised
    The AMAZING reaction was the best when this shelter received every last item on their Amazon Wishlist. Rocky Kanaka’s YouTube community came together to help surprise a shelter with something they have never seen before. A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING GIVING INDIVIDUALS WHO HELPED MAKE THIS POSSIBLE! Alexander Yarnell, Alexi Shepherd, Cari […]
  • Homeless Dog Has First Thanksgiving and Invites His New Friends
    Video Transcript Rocky Kanaka (Animal Advocate): It occurred to me that every year I get to have Thanksgiving dinner with my dogs. But there are dogs across the nation at shelters that don’t get to have Thanksgiving. So this year the team and I made up all kinds of Thanksgiving dinners and we’re going to […]
  • Meet Noel – The Two-Legged Dog
    This Dog Will Warm Your Heart  Rocky Kanaka, Emmy-nominated television host, pet rescue advocate and Founder of The Dog Bakery, helps this two-legged dog get a wheel chair, find a loving home AND treats her to her BEST DAY EVER.    Meet Noel…She was found by the side of the road, badly injured and unable to move. Luckily for her […]